My name is Nitin Raturi and I recently got a top-rated badge on Upwork. Here is my profile https://www.upwork.com/fl/nitinraturi.

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Criteria for getting top rated in Upwork

  • A current Job Success Score of 90% or higher.
  • Should wait at least 90 days after getting your first project.
  • Maintained Rising Talent status or a Job Success Score of at least 90% for at least 13 of the last 16 weeks.
  • 100% complete profile  (90% for those who brought their profiles over from Elance).
  • Has earned at least $1,000 in the last 12 months.
  • Up-to-date availability (if unavailable now, set a date estimate).
  • An account in good standing with no recent account holds.
  • Activity on the platform (proposal, accepted invitation, or earnings) in the past 90 days.

Benefits of getting top rated on Upwork

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